Oct 1, 2012 7:00am PDT
in the accused killer of michelle le. >>> three people are in the hospital. it started at raulston avenue and ended with a crash on holly street. janine delava gay is live de la vega is live with more. >> reporter: good morning, tori. investigators say they found at least a dozen bulletcations on highway 101. today they need the public's help to figure out who opened fire here. police say a car was in the southbound lanes of highway 101 when the driver lost control because another vehicle same alongside and started shooting. the charger tore across lanes, slammed into bushes and slammed into a construction area. the accident snarled traffic for hours and it also injured the three people inside the charger. two were men and one was a woman. >> it's a little rough drive on the roadway. >> reporter: are you eager to find out -- >> yeah, it would be nice to know. >> reporter: at least one person was shot. police are not sure if there was an exchange of gunfire. they don't know if the shooting was random or if it was a targeted attack. they want other motorists on the 101 at the same time of t
Oct 1, 2012 11:30pm PDT
michelle le. prosecutors contend the murder was premeditated and fueled with jealousy and hatred. the brother of michelle le embraced friends and supporters after opening statements. >> he's having a very difficult time with the first presentation like the rest of the family. >> reporter: cameras were not permitted inside the courtroom where the bones of le were presented. in court today both sides described esteban as a woman consumed with jealousy and hatred for le. the defense says it was a crime of passion. the defense says prosecutors can't prove first or second degree murder but today prosecutors set out to prove motive and premeditation. they shared one conversation during which esteban accused of meresiban of harboring feeling for le and threatening both saying you will be honest about le or i will take your life and hers. today scott meresigan testified that he and le were just friends but that esteban was convinced that the two were having a sexual relationship. esteban once sent meresigan a text saying that he had picked a wore over his family. >> we're just here for m
Oct 1, 2012 5:00pm PDT
-year-old nursing student michelle le. her family packed the oakland courtroom today. they began by showing a picture of le smiling and later a surveillance video in the parking lot where she was last seen in may of last year. le's body was found four months later. prosecutors say suspect gisele esteban was jealous of le and blamed her of ruining the relationship she had with her child's father. marc klaas, whose daughter polly was killed in 1993 helped with the search for le's body and was in court today. >> they need to be here every day just as a sitting reminder to the jury that this is really about their cousin, daughter, sister, and not so much about justifying the horrible deeds of the defendant. >> esteban's attorney declined to comment today. the trial is expected to last one month. >>> well, we're feeling it, extreme heat. that means extreme fire conditions. it will continue tomorrow. so much so, is only's park will be shut down tomorrow. across the bay area, parks and fire departments on high alert. jeff ranieri tracking some of the hottest spots. jeff? >> no doubt rig
Oct 2, 2012 5:00am PDT
is accused of first degree murder in the death of michelle le last year. during opening statements yesterday esteban's attorney admitted his client killed le but says it happened spontaneously and wasn't premeditated many prosecutors say esteban was threatened by le's relationship with her ex-boyfriend the father of esteban's child. le's remains were found near sunol four months after she disappeared in may 2011. >>> supporters and fame of 18-year-old man killed by oakland police are planning to march to city hall this evening to address the city council little. he was fatally shot by police last may. supporters demonstrated last saturday demanding police release their report. he and two friends were stopped and searched the teen was shot three times when he tried to run. police say a gun was found near his body but the family claims it was planted. >>> milpitas leaders considering outsourcing the city's police department that is generating concerns in the community. a group of opponents calling themselves concerned citizens of milpitas vow to attend the meeting in aefrt to block the change.